Heritage is one of the key ways of addressing the negative effects of demographic changes in both urban and rural areas. It is part of an organic form of spatial organisation and can make for genuine energy savings when considering grey energy.

 Recommended courses of action for D5

  • Recognise and promote integrated conservation as a priority in heritage policies
  • Introduce incentives for heritage upkeep and maintenance
  • Consolidate national legislation to avoid the destruction of cultural, movable and immovableheritage assets
  • Encourage the reuse of heritage for new purposes while respecting the values of heritage

 Good practices for D5